white wine cake with macerated peaches
Cakes, Ritzy Picks

White Wine Cake With Macerated Peaches

As soon as the warmth of summer blankets the muggy city of St. Louis we head straight for the joyous hum of our white wine fridge. For foodies and wine enthusiasts, Summer is all about enjoying the summer staples for grilling and long evenings spent sipping white wine on the deck. When the seasons change, I always turn to seasonal…

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Mother's Day Gift Guide
Ritzy Picks

Mother’s Day Gift Guide

It’s almost time for Mother’s Day! One of my Ritzy Mom Readers, Carrie B., emailed me last night and asked if I would put up a Mother’s Day list of gadgets and gifts like I used to do for other holidays. Thanks, Carrie, this was a great idea! And you get an extra post this week! So let’s get started…

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chef ole review
Product Reviews

Chef Ole Review

As a food blogger, I get awesome opportunities to try out different brands and let you know my thoughts on their products. Chef Ole is a Spanish company that sells tapas style gift boxes to “Spice Up Your Life”. They have a selection of gift boxes that include carefully selected gourmet delights in each box. Their products are high quality,…

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baker's tool guide
Ritzy Picks

A Baker’s Tool Guide

I got an email early this morning from Rosie in MT asking me what kind of tools are a necessary part of baking. I thought this was a great idea for a post on all the essential Baker’s tools. From bowls to measuring cups and more,  I have compiled a Baker’s Tool Guide for you all just in time for…

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Ritzy Picks

Holiday Gift Guide for Wine Lovers

Winos rejoice! I’ve got you all covered with this Holiday Gift Guide focused on wine and the essentials you need to enjoy it in all it’s glory! From a variety of tools to glasses to decanters in different price ranges, all of these ideas will make fabulous gifts for yourself and any wine lover you know. Cheers to that! And…

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men's gift guide
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Holiday Gift Guide For the Guys

I got all of my inspiration for this Guy’s Gift Guide from my favorite guy. Grant is an active, handsome, humorous, and GQ-esque man, who loves beer, bourbon, and rugged style. And don’t forget to check out my other gift guides as well- Holiday Gift Guide for Wine Lovers & Holiday Gift Guide for Wine Loving Women! Tegra-Lite® Max Carry-On 4 Wheeled Briefcase in…

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gift guide for wine lovers
Ritzy Picks

Holiday Gift Guide for Wine Loving Women

It’s here! The ritziest wine centered picks for all types of wine loving women in your life are in this holiday gift guide! Wine goes with all of life’s greatest pleasures from girl time to gardening to those relaxing moments of centering and soothing “me” time. Now is your time to shine and show any woman who has a passion for wine and more that you’ve listened…

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kitchen tools
Ritzy Picks

5 Kitchen Essentials For Fall

So much preparation, detail, and love will go into your scrumptious Fall dishes. Here are the essential kitchen tools to assist and showcase your epicurean artistry! All-In-One Box Grater – $9.99 A natural and innovative way to kick up the flavor and look of your dishes is by using shredded fruits, vegetables, cheeses and freshly grated spices. Be inspired!  Local…

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Product Reviews

Review of Glasstic Shatterproof Water Bottle (Video Tutorial Included)

Can this Glasstic shatterproof water bottle handle my hectic life? I am a water obsessed mom. I carry a bottle of water with me at all times. I have also been know to pop out of nowhere with water for various family members! I believe in staying hydrated! I made the switch to glass bottles a few years ago for several reasons. I love the clean, natural,…

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luxury hand washes
Elevated Style, Health & Beauty, Holidays, Ritzy Picks

Fall’s Finest Hand Washes

Inhale. Drift to a time and place where certain scents revived, relaxed, enchanted and affected your memories and mood. The staying power of a particular fragrance can influence the way you feel or think within moments and have a lasting impression. A simple way to pamper your guests and your household is with luxuriously lingering hand soaps. This Fall your home should…

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